Best Hotels to Stay in Oyo Town
Will you like to get the perfect accommodationa and hotel in Oyo Town during your visit? You can make a reservation online through Jumia Travel. Hotels in Oyo Town are equipped with all the facilities required to have an enjoyable stay in town. The hotel staffs are courteous and very helpful. Services like laundry and room service are provided. Bethy Hotel and Suites is one of the popular hotels in Oyo Town. The hotel is situated off Iwo Road and has top facilities. Other 3 star hotels in Oyo Town you can book on Jumia Travel are AIT Motels and Golden Nectar Guest House. you can also get other hotels in Oyo City that fits your price range on Jumia Travel.
Some of the best hotels in Oyo Town are Daudu Hotel, Gold N Rock Hotel, Babifona Resort and Climaz Resort. This hotels offer top notch quality and service for the best price.
Visiting Oyo City
Oyo, a city also known as Oyo Town was founded in the 1830s as the new capital of the Oyo Kingdom is in Oyo State, southwest of Nigeria. Oyo city also referred to as Oyo Atiba after Old Oyo was deserted. The old city is the seat of the ceremonial ruler of Oyo, the Alaafin. Ibadan city is in the north of Oyo and about 51 km away. Oyo city is rich in cultural traditions and history. Oyo houses one of the oldest teachers’ training institute in the country. Oyo is predominately occupied by the Yoruba people.
Attractions in Oyo City
The Old Oyo National Park is a top tourist destination in the whole of Oyo State. The park is a large stretch of forest reserve covering 2,512 sq km with some part of Kwara State. You will find ruins of the ancient city walls of Oyo Ile in the park. The park also has wildlife and could be a good spot from mountaineering. Visitors could also check Akoto base camp for the wildlife museum. Tourists can also see the Palace of Alaafin of Oyo. Akeesan Market is the major market in the town and is situated in close proximity to the palace. There are other markets but they are not daily markets like Akeesan Market.